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Rockhamtpton is a town in Queensland, Australia. The city is situated by the river Fitzroy and 60 miles to the North of Brisbane. Rockhamtpton has a North and a sørside with three bridges that connect them, a bridge for trains and two for vehicles and people. Rockhampton is located just north of the Tropic of Capricorn in Central Queensland. Rockhampton is located roughly in the Center on the East coast of Australia.

Rockhamtpton has over 300 sunny days each year, giving the tourist activities all year round and an abundance of outdoor activities. Popular attractions include riverbank parklands, a parkland by the river bank with attraction on the Fitzroy river; Capricorn coast, the coastal strip between Yeppoon, Emu Park and Great Keppel Iceland, a nearby island off the Capricorn, where most is national park.

Rockhamtpton has a number of protected sites such as Rudd's Residence, St Marks Church, Alexandra Railway Bridge, Rockhampton Court and Administrative complex, Wingham War Memorial, cattle House, the formerly Royal Bank Building, Rockhampton Botanic Gardens, St. Joseph's Cathedral, the former Harbour Board and the Walter Reid Community Arts Centre to name just a few.

Rockhamtpton the region has many renowned festivals, such as the annual Multicultural Festival, held at the Heritage Village and at the CQUniversity, with hundreds of stalls, displays, international cuisine, music and culture. The Festival is very popular with locals and tourists alike. Other events are "Village Festival with arts and music" and the annual "great river Jazz", a three-day jazz event. The Pilbeam Theatre, with seating for 1,200 people, is host to many national and international music and comedy shows, as well as sporting and trade markets.
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